Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Need to kill time between flight connections? Follow our guide to getting the most out of the Athens airport and you’ll be amazed at how quickly those hours fly by before you hit the skies.

By Amanda Dardanis

Caffeine Calling?

Nutty delights and more at Airth cafe.

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Shop it Up

Hunting for the perfect memento, that spot-on gift, or simply can’t resist an impulse buy? You’ve got the time and Athens airport surely has the goods.

For Foodies

Sundried Spartan goodness from Bistrot Attica Athens.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

For Fashionistas

For Souvenir Seekers

Pick up an artful owl - the symbol of Athens - during your Athens airport layover.

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Keep the Kids Happy

Admire ancient relics that once lay beneath your feet at the airport's mini-museum.

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Make a Meal of It

Raise your Spirits

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Arrivals Hall

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Finding your way Around

A duty free shopping hall at Athens International Airport.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis

Who can Go Where?

The Observation Deck is open to all at the Athens airport.

Photo: Thomas Gravanis